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Merry Merry Merry Christmas

Updated on December 28, 2011

What is this world coming to

Ok. I understand that everyone has a right to engage in whatever religion they wish, but doesn't that mean I can too. Don't I have freedom of speech as well?

The place where I work are so concerned about offending other peoples religion that they don't want us to say Merry Christmas or wear anything like a Cross necklace. This is offensive towards me, but I need my job.

I have a sister-n-law who is Jewish and I respect her preference and she (I believe) respects mine. I could wish her a Merry Christmas and she could wish me a Happy Hanukkah, or the other way around, and neither would be upset with the other.

The funny thing is we have Christmas trees and wreaths and other Christmas decorations all over the place. I don't know... what is the world coming end!

Oh, by the way... I'm still wishing everyone at work a Merry Christmas! In fact I say it a little louder than "Have a good day"... just saying.

And a Merry Christmas to all of you!


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  • Jewelz1313 profile image

    Jewelz1313 6 years ago from Branson, Missouri

    no wonder the world is going to H$%& in a hand basket. When you take God out of it, all you have is the bad stuff.

  • Cari Jean profile image

    Cari Jean 6 years ago from Bismarck, ND

    It's the same where I work - I just don't get it!

  • Jewelz1313 profile image

    Jewelz1313 6 years ago from Branson, Missouri

    Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you as well.

    Thank you for your comment

  • gjfalcone profile image

    gjfalcone 6 years ago from Gilbert, Arizona

    The result of becoming so polarized we become paralyzed. It takes from an person individuality; but fear not 'me lady'...Merry Christmas, Happy New Year as well.